Softbank of the regular season 2nd place in the 3rd place of the climax series first stage of the professional baseball, the Pacific League is 5 to 2 to Japan ham of the third place He won and advanced to the final stage with two wins and one loss against the competition result.
Softbank made it ahead of Kenji Akashi 's solo home run at one time, but the starting Tohama giant pitcher was hit by Japan Ham's Yoshio Toshinori two games in a row for two consecutive home runs They were tied.
Nevertheless Softbank won the 4th in Desperaine 's second home run of this series, with Solo Home Run, the first hit by Matsuda Norihiro, expanded the lead to 3: 1.
Although it was regarded as one point in six times, behind it, Despayne's two-batted continuous home run, and Akira Nakamura's continuing home runs succeeded.
Although early East Hall pitcher went down from the mound five times in a while, Softbank who ran through four pitchers won 5 vs 2 and won 2 wins and 1 loss We advanced to the final stage as.